How to edit screenshots on iPad

Smartphone and tablet users probably know the perks of using a screenshot. It is a simple way to capture a piece of information that you need to forward to someone or to keep it for yourself. When using various applications, it may often happen that some technical issues arise and you need to contact tech support. That’s when screenshots come in handy. Then, when you want to forward your texting communication to the third person,  it takes less time just to snap a screen to save messages and not to copy and paste them. Next time when you get a high score in a game you play, don’t forget to take a screenshot as well.


Taking screenshots cannot be easier, just press and hold the Sleep button on the top or side of your iPad device and then press the Home button. Screenshots are automatically saved in Photos, Albums, in Camera Roll folder with other photos. However, there will be times when you will need to edit a screenshot. For instance, you took a screenshot of some email communication but you don’t want to disclose all the info. In such situations you should use an app that can edit screenshots directly or at least turn them from image file formats to Word or any other editable format.


If you need to edit images in .docx format, there is an app for that- Image to Word. Image to Word converter is a mobile app that works with iPhones and iPads. This mobile app converts image file formats, even screenshots into an editable Word document. In order to edit a screenshot on iPad, you will need Image to Word and any app that views and edits .docx files, such as Microsoft Office, Libre Office, Office Suite etc.

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The first step is to open the app and to access your Photos folder to choose a screenshot you wish to edit. As soon as you have chosen the right screenshot, conversion will start. When the image (screenshot) is converted to .docx, the conversion result will show up within the app.


To edit a converted file, tap on the file and then on the Share button. Choose an appropriate application from the Open in menu, such as Microsoft Word and start editing a screenshot.


Image to Word app works with all types of image file formats so you don’t need to worry what format is your screenshot. When you upload a screenshot for conversion, it is sent to the conversion servers and nothing is done on your phone. In other words, you will transform your image screenshot into an editable .docx file without draining your battery.


Next time you want to send a screenshot to someone, remember that you can edit it as well and change parts of the screenshot you don’t want to be seen.

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iPhone Apps for Millennials

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87% of millennials never separate themselves from mobile devices, mainly smartphones. According to the app usage statistics from 2015, the app that millennials use the most is Facebook. If you are a millennial on the lookout for some fresh apps or you just want to be trendy as millennials, check out these iPhone apps for different occasions:

Investing Apps

Stash Invest teaches you how to invest and to develop smart habits in trading. There are 30 investment themes to choose from and build your own portfolio. Stash secures your bank account and prevents unauthorised bank account access. It is free the first three months and after that there is a flat one-dollar charge.

Robinhood is an app perfect for every millennial interested in investment. With this app you can buy and sell stocks for free, no trading charges are included. You can track the stock market in real-time, and have up-to-date info on stock quotes.

Finance Apps

Image to Excel behaves like a scanner app that take photos of your paper documents and transform them into editable. xslx format. It can be very handy when you want to reuse your old invoices or other financial documents. What’s more it also converts screenshots and regular image files to Excel.

Venmo is a personal finance app and debt manager. It takes care of your personal debts and prevent you from losing track of your cash flow. It is very convenient for college students to make sure you know when is your turn to buy dinner to your friends.

Productivity Apps

SwiftKey Keyboard is a time-saving app especially for those millennials who text a lot. Believe it or not, the app learns your writing style and predicts the text you write. Not only can it edit your typos but it also makes your typing hassle-free. It shows the predicted text and emoticons so you don’t need to type the whole sentences.

Cut Paste Photos Pro is an app for image editing. You can cut parts of different images and merge them into one. It saves newly edited images to your Camera Roll. This app has some necessary editing options such as rotating, cropping, flipping, scaling, duplicating.

Travelling Apps

Hoper – Airfare Predictions is a flight analyser and adviser that gives you tips on flight prices and actually predicts the price changes. This app is convenient for every travel junkie and especially for young millennials who have a tight budget. No matter if you travel for work or leisure, by using Hoper you will know what is the best time to buy an air-plane ticket. is an offline map viewer that also gives directions and it navigates you even when you are not online. It works almost everywhere on the globe and what is most important you don’t get charged when you are in roaming. Maps are of small size so you don’t need to worry about your phone memory. In addition to that, the app offers millions of points of interest so you can search for gas stations, restaurants, ATMs, and more.

Unordinary Apps

Castro – Play and Share Podcasts is an ideal app for broadcast enthusiasts. If you like listening to informational podcasts and news, you will never miss a podcast again. The app sends you all the podcast shows directly into your inbox and on the top of that, you can add the podcasts you like in a queue and save them for later listening.

Timehop is your trip down memory lane. It works similarly as Facebook option to share memories but this app pulls out the photos from all the apps you are logged into. Apart from Facebook photos. It also grabs your photos from Instagram, Twitter, Foursquare and your iPhone. So every single day, the app shows you some of your old photos and makes you remember all these important things you might forget in these hectic days.


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How to Translate a PDF on a Mobile Device

How many languages do you know? No matter what is the number, it may happen once in a while that you happen upon a document in a foreign language you are not familiar with. Of course, if the document in question is important it’s better you hire a translation agency. On the other hand, if you just need to translate a product manual or description, or u a user guide of some service, there is no need to spend money because there is a way to do it for free. Actually, there are a lot of ways to translate a file when you are working on a computer, but do you know how to translate a file on a mobile device?

With increasing usage of mobile phones and tablets, there is a need to find alternative for any kind of task you can do on a computer. Unfortunately, there are no alternatives for all things you can do on a computer, but you can still finish some tasks on the go.

Here you will learn how to quickly translate a PDF file on a mobile device. Since there are two platforms, Apple store and Google Play store, we will show you both ways.


How to Translate a PDF on iPhone or iPad

The first step is to download PDF to Word app and convert your PDF file to editable .docx file.

The app is free and it can also convert scanned PDF documents. Once you have installed the app on your device, open the file you want to translate and click on the share button. Then access PDF to Word app via Open in menu. The converted file will appear in the app, like shown below.

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After your file is converted, open it in MS Word or any other mobile app that views MS Office files, such as MS Office Suite, Libre Office etc. Tap on the text and select the part you want to translate. Tap again on Copy cloud like presented on the image below.

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Then open Google Translate app and paste the text there. Choose the language that you need and that’s it. You will see the translation instantly.

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How to Translate a PDF File on Android

If you have an Android phone or tablet, you actually need to install the same apps mentioned app: PDF to Word, Ms Office (or any other Office viewer), Google Translate. Only the first step is bit different but let’s take a closer look at the whole procedure:


Download PDF to Word for Android and open the app. Then tap on + button to add a file you wish to convert and eventually translate. The file will be converted and available for use in one hour (if you use free version) or in 15 minutes, if you are subscribed. There is no difference in conversion quality however.

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Again, you need an MS office viewer to open the file and copy the text the same way it is explained for iOS.

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In the end, head over to Google Translate app and paste the copied text to get the needed translation.

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10 Top Advertising Networks Besides Google Adsense

This article was written by Mariame Bakkouri. Mariame is in charge of the content marketing and public relations at Cloudswave, a great website primarily devoted to software deals and offering the users discounts of up to 80% on a wide selection of software. She loves writing about entrepreneurship and marketing. Always seeking new experiences, she likes traveling and discovering new cultures. Follow Mariame in Twitter and LinkedIn. 

Many of you have applied for a Google Adsense account only to be routinely rejected. Even those with current accounts can find themselves banned. Thousands of people experience this on a daily basis. And the reason? It may often be unclear. Google tends to provide vague answers, but possible reasons often include policy violations and fraudulent activity. However, this needn’t be bad news. There are plenty of other advertising networks besides Google Adsense. Here are 10 top alternative advertising networks you can use to generate revenue. We’ll describe briefly how they work and why they’re a viable alternative.




With over 300 million unique monthly views across 50 000+ websites, Infolinks is currently one of the largest advertising networks in the world. They’re the leaders in Pay-Per-Click (PPC) in-text advertising. Their earning potential is high, with one of the best Click-Through Rates (CTR). Their native ads are free, work well with all ad solutions, and are highly customisable (engaging banners, contextual ads, and video); all without hampering the overall user experience. Website integration is seamless and their platform is open to publishers, small businesses and large organisations. There are no setup fees, minimum monthly page view requirements or hidden commitments. They work with quality brands such as Facebook, Amazon and TripAdvisor (among others).Their minimum payment threshold is $50 for PayPal and $100 for Wire Transfer.





Similar to Info Links, Kontera is one of the easiest advertising networks to use. You simply provide the code at the end of each page and Kontera serves all ads as Hyperlinked text when a user hovers the mouse over them. Image and video ads are also provided, with all ads based on PPC payment. Minimum payment threshold is $50 via PayPal, Check or Wire Transfer.




Chitika is the market leader in the full-fledged advertising service arena. Their focus is primarily on contextual ads. This means the ad is more likely to relate to the preferences of the user and will progressively improve click through rates. Ads are not driven by standard keywords. You can freely use Chitika in conjunction with Adsense. All payments can occur via PayPal ($10 minimum) and check ($50 minimum). Account approval is speedy.

Amazon Associates



With the world’s largest online store and affiliate program, you might be surprised that Amazon also has an advertising program. Three types of ads are available: (1) Recommendation Ads, (2) Search Ads and (3) Custom Ads. The focus is on product advertisements. So, if you offer a product, consider using them. Ads are highly relevant (based on selected categories and blog content) and responsive (ads are provided in a responsive ad unit). You’ll be paid a small commission for everything Amazon sells through your links (even if it’s not a product recommended by you first). The only potential difficulty relates to payment. They use a check payment method, which is slower than other alternatives.

Revenue Hits

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This advertising network is performance based. Simply put, they pay you for results or Cost Per Action (CPA). For best results, make sure your ads run for at least 5 days, as their platform learns from the ads. Ads are highly customizable, from banner ads, sliders, pop-ups, buttons etc. Minimum pay-out threshold is $20 via Paypal and Pioneer.





Sourcengo is a contextual advertising network, launched in 2016, with a focus on technology software advertising. The network provides support for both publishers and advertisers. They connect quality advertisers with tech-orientated audience sites, worldwide. Their self-serve platform is advanced, making software advertising easy. They offer CPC and CPA and aim to provide publishers with a wide range of advert options. They’re also working on Cost Per Lead (CPL) adverts. Both contextual and dynamic advertising is their game. Dynamic advertising is where the ads change based on the user’s search history, ensuring content relevance, regardless of what content is displayed. Payments are sent at the beginning of the month for commissions made in the prior 30 day period. Payments are made swiftly and take 1-3 days, via PayPal and Wire Transfer. They’re still in their early stages, which presents a unique opportunity to grow with them. So if you don’t want to be just a number and receive personalised service from their account managers, why not give them a go?

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Powered by Yahoo and Bing, is the second largest contextual advertising network available in terms of revenue and employee work-force size (500 employees worldwide). Their speciality is managing technological digital advertising products for publishers and advertisers. They provide customised and responsive advertising units, with a focus on targeted text and display adverts. The minimum payment is $100 via PayPal or Wire Transfer.





This  PPC advertising network provides targeted ads and supports multiple ad formats such as banners, inline ads, buttons, skyscrapers and rectangles. Ads are fully customisable as the user can specify dimensions of the ad, allowing for truly unique designs. BidVertiser is unique due to its publisher monetisation model. Publishers not only earn revenue for clicks, but also additional revenue through leads that turn into actual customers. The purpose of this is to encourage publishers to produce content for consumers who are in the market for the advertiser’s product (or what is known as qualified traffic). Advertisements can be monitored and tracked through the advertiser dashboard, allowing you to make adjustments to campaigns where required.




Adversal focuses on Banner Pop-under and Ministitial advertisements. The CTR rate is superb and is compatible with a wide range of languages. To subscribe, you need a minimum of 50 000 monthly page views. The minimum payment threshold is $20 PayPal, ACH, Check or Wire transfer. You also have access to an affiliate program and account approval is quick.




Based in the UK, Propeller is one of the biggest pop-under advertising networks with stellar CPMs. Expect payment for every 1000 impressions. They specialize in the following niches: entertainment, videos/movies, games, dating, finances, software and gambling. Whilst their focus is on pop-up’s, they also offer banners, mobile ads, layer ads and video ads. Further, if you’ve got considerable mobile traffic, they work closely with ad networks to monetize apps and increase ROI and CPM’s. For websites wanting to monetize traffic in second and third world countries (South Africa, India, Brazil, etc.) they’re a must, as they have a great fill rate for these areas. Payment occurs via Wire Transfer, Payoneer, Webmoney and Prepaid Cards.

So if you’re struggling with Google Adsense or you simply want to try something new, these 10 advertising networks are viable alternatives. Whilst we recommend trying a few advertising networks as a given, A/B testing can be used to check which is most suitable to your advertising needs.

How to Edit a Purchase Order on an iPhone

If you run a small business or you work in a finance department of one company, you probably happen to use purchase orders to buy some additional gadgets, software for your employees or to procure the services. Purchase orders keep track of your inventory and supplies payments.

On the other hand, if you are a supplier you receive purchase orders on a daily basis, from different buyers. In that way, you keep tracking of order fulfillment and payment processing. Purchase orders protects you from the buyers who changed their minds and don’t want to pay.

Either way, the usage of purchase orders is widespread in different industries and companies, and both sides are protected. Purchase orders are often used and mostly saved in hard copies for future reference. It may easily happen that you need a similar purchase order, maybe for the same supplier but with different data. In that case, you don’t need to make a purchase order from scratch, you can just edit the existing one.

Imagine you are in a hurry and you have only a paper copy of that purchase order you want to edit. What should you do?

You can take a photo of that paper with your iPhone and edit it in just a few steps.


Take a photo of your Purchase Order


Just put the paper on a flat and bright surface. Take a photo in a way that only the document itself is shown. Make sure the photo is clean so the result stays pretty much the same.

You can check out the taken photos in the Photos app, or any other app that stores photos.

Once you are satisfied with the look of your photo, proceed to another step.


Turn Image to Word


Open the Image to Word app that you can download for free on the app store. Choose the photo of a purchase order. You will be able to choose photos from Camera or Photos app.


convert image to wordAnd that’s it! The file is converted in no matter of time, your image will be available in .docx format and ready for reuse.


What Else You Should Know


The Image to Word app doesn’t have file size limitations. It can convert screenshots as well.

Its high conversion quality and excellent recognition turn scanned images to an editable file format.

Logically, after you get the converted file you will need an app that views .docx files, such as Microsoft Office, Office Suite and others.


If you are an iPhone enthusiast, don’t miss trying out this app, you never know when you will need it. Making purchase orders will be less time consuming and the kind of task you can complete on the go.

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